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FAQ

Here are answers to some of your questions about donating your organs and tissues.

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Organ Donor Register

The Organ Donor Register is a list of people who want to donate their organs and/or tissue to help save or enhance lives.

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Organ donation and transplantation

Donation for transplant can be the best treatment for most people with organs and/or tissue failure.

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Tissue donation

Donated tissue can save or improve the lives of people suffering from illness or injury. 

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Living organ donation

Living donation involves giving an organ and/or a tissue to someone who needs a transplant.

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Religion

Most religious groups in the UK support organ donation and transplant.

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Consent

We will only use your organs and tissue for transplant or research with yours or your family's consent.

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Eligibility

Everyone can become an organ donor- there is no age limit.